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Military power of Sweden & Canada

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Country: Sweden (SE) Canada (CA)
Capital: Stockholm Ottawa
Population: 10 385 347 38 048 738
Area: 450 295 km2 9 984 670 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7,2 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1,1% 1,4%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 30 000 67 492
Reserve personnel: 34 500 36 381
Available for military: 2 065 782 8 031 266

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 120 146
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 719 3 148
Total artillery: 268 161
Self-propelled artillery: 48 0
Rocket artillery: 0 0

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 240 405
Fighter aircraft: 0 0
Multirole aircraf: 98 103
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 53 165
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 213 62
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 12
Corvettes: 9 0
Submarines: 5 4

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Nuclear weapons

Sweden

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Canada

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Sweden

18-47 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; Swedish citizenship required; service obligation: 7.5 months (Army), 7-15 months (Navy), 8-12 months (Air Force); the Swedish Parliament has abolished compulsory military service, with exclusively voluntary recruitment as of July 2010; conscription remains an option in emergencies; after completing initial service, soldiers have a reserve commitment until age 47.

Canada

17 years of age for voluntary male and female military service (with parental consent); 16 years of age for Reserve and Military College applicants; Canadian citizenship or permanent residence status required; maximum 34 years of age; service obligation 3-9 years